Carolingian Commentaries On The Apocalypse By Theodulf And Smaragdus

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Description : In the early ninth-century Theodulf of Orleans and Smaragdus of Saint Mihiel served as advisers to Charlemagne. This book provides English translations of a Latin commentary on the Apocalypse written by Theodulf and three homilies on the Apocalypse by Smaragdus. A comprehensive essay introduces these texts, their authors, sources, and place in ninth-century biblical exegesis.


The Cambridge Companion To Apocalyptic Literature

Author by : Colin McAllister
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Description : Apocalytic literature has addressed human concerns for over two millennia. This volume surveys the source texts, their reception, and relevance.


The Roland And Otuel Romances And The Anglo French Otinel

Author by : Susanna Fein
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Description : This edition contains four Middle English Charlemagne romances from the Otuel cycle: Roland and Vernagu, Otuel a Knight, Otuel and Roland, and Duke Roland and Sir Otuel of Spain. A translation of the romances' source, the Anglo-French Otinel, is also included. The romances center on conflicts between Frankish Christians and various Saracen groups, and deal with issues of racial and religious difference, conversion, and faith-based violence.